• Selnaustrasse 25, 8001 Zürich


    Opening hours Kraftwerk Innovation Space:
    Monday to Friday, 8 am until midnight



    Kraftwerk is a unique space fueling Swiss innovation and collaboration. This for­mer power station provides flexible workshop space, sprint rooms and a distinctive event hall as well as a lively café with an in­spi­­ring atmosphere.

    Kraftwerk enables new and efficient partnerships between established companies and startups who, together and across indus­tries, develop inno­vative and sustainable solutions for the challenges of digital transformation.

  • Offering


    Meeting Rooms and Workshop Spaces

    Kraftwerk is your playground for innovation. Whether in our impressive shipping container Base Camp or our hovering Command Room, our spaces come fully equipped with everything an innovator’s heart desires. And our coaches are always at the ready with valuable tips and creative tools, leveraging their extensive knowledge to help you get the best out of your experience.


    Base Camp: 8 rooms accommodating 14–20 people

    Command Room: One room accommodating 14–45 people


    For more information please contact the booking team


    Event Space

    In order to spark new ideas, you need a suitable stage. With a view of our upcycled shipping container Base Camp, our distinctive event hall provides exactly the right setting for your kick-off, conference or launch party.


    A hall with stage and event facilities accommodating up to 200 people (seated)


    For more information please contact the booking team



    Located at the crossroads of innovation and creativity, our lively Café is the perfect place for networking, recharging, coworking or simply enjoying a cup of coffee and a tasty meal with newfound contacts. Aligned with our sustainable principles, we source local and seasonal products for our fresh lunch-time salads and delicious evening Plates to share. We look forward to your visit! For info & reservation please check out the Café Website.

  • 6 big rooms

    each for 14-22 persons

    Per hour: CHF 170

    For 4 hours: CHF 612
    Per day: CHF 1088


    2 small rooms

    each for 6-8 persons

    Per hour: CHF 70

    For 4 hours: CHF 253
    Per day: CHF 447

    Big room for 14-45 persons


    Per hour: CHF 300

    For 4 hours: CHF 1080

    Per day: CHF 1920

    Event Space

    A hall with stage and event-facilitation for 60-200 persons (cinema seating)


    For 4 hours: CHF 3750
    Per day: CHF 5000

    Entire Space (excl. Café)

    6 meeting rooms +
    command room
    + event space


    Per day: CHF 12000

  • Four Partners, One Vision

    We offer a platform for actors of all sizes and sectors to join together and recognizing the strength of their differences, collaboratively, creatively and sustainably build the future of our digital world.

  • Blog

    Stories of and out of Kraftwerk.

    23 mai, 2018 · innovation,smart city,internet of things,collaboration,hackathon
    Ideen für ein intelligent vernetztes Zürich erarbeiten – das ist das Ziel von Make Zurich Vol.II Ende Juni im Kraftwerk. Nach der erfolgreichen Premiere 2017 arbeiten The Things Network und die Stadt Zürich auch dieses Jahr an urbanen Challenges – und laden zum Mit-Tüfteln ein. Alle Welt...
    11 mai, 2018 · collaboration,design,fair fashion,sustainability
    Im Herbst 2017 hatte das Kraftwerk seine Tore geöffnet, um zu einem schweizweit einzigartigen Ort für Innovation und Kollaboration zu werden. Und wo Kollaboration drauf steht, soll auch Kollaboration drin stecken – bis ins Detail. Ein schönes Beispiel für gelebte und nachhaltige Kooperation ist...
    20 avril, 2018 · design,architecture,collaboration
    Das frühere Elektrizitätswerk in Zürich-Selnau ist kaum wiederzuerkennen. Im letzten Sommer hat das Gebäude an der Sihl eine ungewöhnliche Transformation erfahren – und ist zu einem spannenden Ort zum Arbeiten, Netzwerken und Verweilen geworden. Das Herzstück des Kraftwerks: Ein imposanter...
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